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Veterans Home Improvement Discounts

Home Depot 10% – just show your VHIC ID card at checkout.

Lowes 10% – you must create a Lowes account and register online at Lowes homepage. Some personal info required and you need to send them a copy of your DD 214 form online, but approval for discount is emailed to you in a short time. After approval you tell the checkout person the phone number linked to your account to get the 10% discount. 

Important Benefits News!
https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USVAVBA/bulletins/2899dd2

Stars & Stripes newspaper for interesting reading.
https://www.stripes.com/

New Dedicated Women’s Health Clinic
will be first in VA Nebraska-Western Iowa
Health Care System.
https://leoadaly.com/project/omaha-va-ambulatory-care-center/

Traumatic brain injury facts & fiction
Story in March 2020 American Legion Magazine

2019 vets disability compensation rates
https://www.va.gov/disability/compensation-rates/veteran-rates/

Blue Water Navy eligibility rulings
https://www.benefits.va.gov/benefits/blue-water-navy.asp

https://www.legion.org/legislative/246107/president-signs-blue-water-navy-veterans-act-law

Agent Orange requirements for benefits
https://www.aarp.org/home-family/voices/veterans/info-2018/vietnam-korea-agent-orange-benefits.html

Free National Parks Pass
https://www.blogs.va.gov/VAntage/60590/disabled-veterans-eligible-free-national-park-service-lifetime-access-pass/

Helping Veterans in the Community